Holiday Fun with the Kids

Dec 8, 2016
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This winter season, you might want to partake in some festive holiday fun. Lucky for you, Sutter Creek offers a number of activities that are sure to get your family in a festive spirit. If you were looking for places to stay in Jackson CA, and found a hotel in the area, here are some ways you can partake in holiday fun with the kids.

Head over to the HUB Youth and Community Center for A Children’s Christmas at the HUB. Here, you can enjoy Christmas fun for all ages. Starting on December 3rd, every Saturday up until Christmas at the HUB will be a chance to have Christmas fun for the family. Here, enjoy the special Christmas games, activities and seasonal treats. There will also be a bounce house, Christmas crafts and a Santa’s Gift Shop. Each Saturday, the Children’s Christmas event will be from 11am to 5pm. While admission is free, there is a $5 suggested donation. Proceeds will go to the Hub Youth and Community Center.

If you love Christmas, you won’t want to miss the annual Sutter Creek Parade of Lights. Everything from school buses, cars, mail trucks, and even horses and dogs will all be lit up in lights! There will also be marching bands playing festive music, talented baton twirlers and so much more. This annual parade is a favorite event of many locals and the whole community is invited to attend! Main Street will also be fully decorated so come down on Saturday, December 10th to enjoy in the festive fun! The parade starts at 6:30am.

Another fun event to bring the whole family to is the Sutter Creek 40th annual “Old Fashioned Christmas Open House”. During this event, step back into time as you enjoy a Victorian style Holiday season. Walk down the streets of historic Sutter Creek and interact with Charles Dickens characters in period costume and you can enjoy tasty snacks and seasonal refreshments. The annual open house takes place the first Friday and Saturday of December. Festivities start at 5pm on Friday.